Honorable Mention 2020 / Online Media / Online experiences

10Bytes

  • Prize
    Honorable Mention in Online experiences / Online Media
  • University
    Maryland Institute College of Art
  • Designer
    Soyeon Kwon

"10Bytes" is a project revolving around user privacy and data collection. It began with the question 'If companies can be compensated for sharing my data, why can’t I?' I designed an app that allows users to regulate the sharing of their personal data with larger companies and focuses on creating a mutually beneficial relationship between them. Users can not only decide to sell their information to assist companies in developing products but which companies they are selling to and the desired amount of information for an upfront fully disclosed the price.